Random Facts

  • The longest one-syllable word in the English language is 'screeched.'
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  • Hershey's Kisses are called that because the machine that makes them looks like it's kissing the conveyor belt.
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  • North American oysters do not make pearls of any value.
    Misc Facts
  • Two-thirds of the world's eggplant is grown in New Jersey.
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  • Pepsi originally contained pepsin, thus the name.
    Misc Facts
  • You can’t kill yourself by holding your breath
    Human Facts
  • The longest place name still in use is: Taumatawhakatangihangaoauauotam-eteaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokai-whenu a kitanatahu - a New Zealand hill.
    Word and Language Facts
  • The human heart creates enough pressure when it pumps out to the body to squirt blood 30 feet.
    Human Facts